vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news
vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news

science

October 19, 2018 - China Daily

Man-made moon to shed light on Chengdu in 2020

Man-made moon to shed light on Chengdu in 2020
Chengdu, ChinaFile Photo / © Photabulous!

China's space industry is preparing to launch the world's first artificial moon to help with urban illumination at night, a leading scientist said. 

China plans to put an artificial moon in orbit above Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province, from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan by 2020. If the launch proves successful, three more such objects will be launched in 2022

Read more at China Daily


Science — Feature Articles

Most Read - Last 30 Days

  1. Fear and loathing in the UK dairy industry
  2. The Vegan Authority: Top 10 Stories of 2018
  3. The 10 films sure to turn meat-eaters vegan
  4. Beyond Meat is going public: 5 things to know about the plant-based meat maker
  5. Over 50% of Londoners eating more plant-based food this January: Survey
  6. The World in 2019: The year of the vegan
  7. Six global food and wellness trends for 2019 – from marijuana edibles to fish-free tuna
  8. Scientists discover that bees count using only four brain cells
  9. 2018’s big wins — and big losses — for animals
  10. California Forces Pet Stores to Sell Only Dogs and Cats From Shelters

Some photos and photo services
generously donated by Photabulous

Photabulous

Fabulous Photos

PARIS · TORONTO · AMSTERDAM